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Browsing Archive: March, 2012

Read between the lines to see the beauty

Posted by Mark I on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, In : Sign truck 

Standing tall among the other auction lots, the Dodge D400 'tow truck' was admired by many, but would be driven home by one man and his children (with wife following just in case)

Ah, an auction in the big city.

The sweet smell of the Platte River, the rumble of an occasional coal train rolling by, the chatter of the auctioneer. The temptation of a once-in-a-lifetime deal keeps us around for the entire auction. A couple of things caught our eye, although they will probably be the last 2 things ...
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Business Inspiration thanks to Harry Potter

Posted by Mark I on Friday, March 2, 2012, In : More about Us 

Ethan has a project to report on his latest read for language arts at the middle school, and he has chosen the 'News Report' project. He'll report on a few key points from the Harry Potter book he just completed.

We could take a shot with the beautiful evergreen trees in the back yard, or go across the street and use the Continental Divide as a backdrop- or even paint a scene from the book as a backdrop and then edit in MovieMaker... but wait!

A little light comes on that reminds us that our fr...
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Signs of Life, Inc   Estes Park, Colorado

... meet the signmaker

Mark Igel It all started in 1992, I was working full time as a Paramedic and made a few signs on the side. The word got out, so I made a few more... People will pay me to make signs? I was in! This business is an exciting creative outlet that has allowed me to use cutting edge technology and release the ideas from inside my head- while offering effective signs to our customers. Today alongside my wife Kelly, we're doing our best to raise 7 children from 8-17 years old. I continue to volunteer with the Fire District, and enjoy Scouts with our sons.